Executive Order 13193—Federal Leadership on Global Tobacco Control and Prevention

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Policy. It shall be the policy of the executive branch to take strong action to address the potential global epidemic of diseases caused by tobacco use. The … Continue reading Executive Order 13193—Federal Leadership on Global Tobacco Control and Prevention

Executive Order 13197—Governmentwide Accountability for Merit System Principles; Workforce Information

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William J. Clinton

In an era of decentralization of Federal human resources management, it is increasingly important to ensure that merit system principles are applied consistently across the Federal Government and that the Executive branch has the ability to collect information about its workforce. The President and the public need to be assured that Federal agencies are monitoring … Continue reading Executive Order 13197—Governmentwide Accountability for Merit System Principles; Workforce Information

Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

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William J. Clinton

The James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:47 P.M. EST MR. SIEWERT: I actually don’t have any announcements, as far as I know, so I will take your questions. Q: On Jesse Jackson, any comment? Q: Anything new on pardons? MR. SIEWERT: No, I wouldn’t expect anything today. If we have anything, it will be … Continue reading Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

Executive Order 13196—Final Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the National Marine Sanctuaries Act, (16 U.S.C. 1431 et seq.), and the National Marine Sanctuaries Amendments Act of 2000, Public Law 106–513, and in furtherance of the purposes of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and … Continue reading Executive Order 13196—Final Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve

Executive Order 13195—Trails for America in the 21st Century

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in furtherance of purposes of the National Trails System Act of 1968, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1241–1251), the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (Public Law 105–178), and other pertinent statutes, and to … Continue reading Executive Order 13195—Trails for America in the 21st Century

Executive Order 13192—Lifting and Modifying Measures With Respect to the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), section 5 of the United Nations Participation Act of l945, as amended (22 … Continue reading Executive Order 13192—Lifting and Modifying Measures With Respect to the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)

Executive Order 13191—Implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act and the United States-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Title I of Public Law 106–200) (AGOA), the United States-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (Title II of Public Law 106–200) (CBTPA), the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (19 … Continue reading Executive Order 13191—Implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act and the United States-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act

Press Briefing by Chief of Staff John Podesta and O.M.B. Director Jack Lew

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William J. Clinton

The James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:15 P.M. EST MS. GEGENHEIMER: Good afternoon. Today we are releasing the third and final report of the Clinton-Gore administration’s e-commerce working group, which is entitled, “Leadership For The New Millennium: Delivering on Digital Progress and Prosperity.” White House Chief of Staff John Podesta and Director of the … Continue reading Press Briefing by Chief of Staff John Podesta and O.M.B. Director Jack Lew

Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

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William J. Clinton

The James S. Brady Briefing Room 1:45 P.M. EST MR. SIEWERT: A couple things to start. Just wanted to detail for you the efforts that we’re making in El Salvador, to help respond to the earthquake there. The President called President Flores on Sunday to express our sympathies and offer assistance as necessary. Disaster personnel … Continue reading Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

Executive Order 13189—Federal Interagency Task Force on the District of Columbia

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to further the revitalization of, and to improve prospects for the success of “home rule” in the District of Columbia, the Nation’s Capital, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Background … Continue reading Executive Order 13189—Federal Interagency Task Force on the District of Columbia